Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it....
Posted by: gary191265 ()
Date: October 09, 2012 12:31AM

Scott Wrote:
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> I just hate the way Hollywood completely gets it
> wrong, the cliche's are over baked to the point of
> being painfully obvious, the cheese factor is OTT,
> and they tend to always depict the rock music fan
> as some kind of dweeb with no life. I know its
> from a different genre of film, but for me, the
> only Hollywood film that truly captured the kid
> growing up in rock circles or rock per se, was
> ALMOST FAMOUS. Thats probably because of the
> directors direct connection to 70/80's rock
> royalty.

"Almost Famous" is now on the GCSE English syllabus, bizarrely ! My daughter had to teach it to her students last year...I should have got a credit in their results with the amount of background info I gave her !



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Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 541 Andrew 10/08/2012 08:23PM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 366 Scott 10/08/2012 08:42PM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it....304 gary191265 10/09/2012 12:31AM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 350 drowningdeep 10/08/2012 09:01PM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 286 Pelata 10/09/2012 12:33AM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 253 Rockmummy 10/09/2012 02:57AM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 246 Gav1 10/09/2012 03:14AM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 239 Pelata 10/09/2012 04:10AM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 130 kaneudeck 10/09/2012 10:20PM
Re: Rock Of Ages - Finally saw it.... 139 DirtyPennyIowa 10/10/2012 06:02AM


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